Minoan Air S.A is a European regional Airline that was established in 2011. The airline operates under a Hellenic Civil Aviation Authority issued Air Operator Certificate in accordance with the European Aviation Safety Agency Regulations.
Minoan operates a fleet of 4 Fokker 50 aircraft with a capacity of 50 seats. The F50 has a very comfortable and quiet passenger cabin, good performance, modern equipment standard, high durability and reliability and low environmental impact. The passengers will experience flawless flights on board one of the safest and most spacious turboprops ever built.
The airline commenced scheduled operations in June 2012. Up until the 21st of January 2013 the schedules include flights from Heraklion to Rhodes, Kos Mytilini and Santorini (seasonal). In parallel the airline has performed more than 300 charter flights throughout Europe during last summer.
Since November 2012 Minoan Air performs scheduled domestic flights within Sweden in cooperation with a local travel company.
As of the 4th and 6th of March 2013, Minoan Air will commence flight schedules to Edinburgh and Dublin respectively. Please refer to the Schedule for frequency and departure times.
From the 10th of May, each destination will be served twice daily from Monday to Friday and once on Sunday evenings.
As of the 29th of March 2013, Minoan Air will commence scheduled flights to Rome Fumicino (seven times a week) and Vienna International airport (three times a week).
The airline will increase its fleet to six aircraft within 2013 and more destinations are planned.